We're so excited to welcome you here in Durham for our Pre-application Open Days.
The Open Day Guide linked here is from our recent June Open Days to give you an idea of the sorts of activities that will be happening in September! We will replace this with an updated guide as soon as we can!
The Colleges Guide linked here is from our recent June Open Days to give you an idea of the sorts of activities that will be happening in September! We will replace this with an updated guide as soon as we can!
You may be entitled to an Event Bursary of up to £200 total to help with the cost of attending the Open Day (up to £150 travel, up to £50 accommodation). Please read through our Bursary Eligibility to find out more information and if you think you are entitled to the bursary, please complete the form so that we can process your application.
Durham is a beautiful, historic city with so much to see and do. If you've never visited Durham before, then you may want some extra information about the area. We've included links to the This is Durham website and the Durham Pointers website, both of which are extremely valuable resources!
Our map pages will help you to navigate around on the day.
Check out the schedule of the free shuttle buses running around the city during the open days.
If you're travelling far, you might want to stay the night in Durham either before or after the Open Day. You can find a list of places to stay in Durham here.
You will can book a pre-paid packed lunch for on the day if you would like! Click here to book.
The collegiate structure is a defining characteristic of Durham University. It’s extremely reassuring to be part of an active, close-knit community with a vested interest in your welfare and development, both in your career and personal life.